Tuesday February 5 2013
Official: Malesani joins Palermo

Alberto Malesani has been officially announced as the new Palermo Coach, following Gian Piero Gasperini's sacking.

The former Inter boss was relieved of his duties at the Rosanero after the club's 2-1 loss to Atalanta left them bottom of Serie A.

And the Sicilian side have finally confirmed that the 58-year-old will become their third Coach of the campaign.

A statement on their official website read: “Palermo can announce that it has entrusted Alberto Malesani to lead the first team.

“Malesani will take charge of his first training session this afternoon and will be presented to the Press tomorrow morning.”

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